Bigfork Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
Phone
(406) 837-7412
District
BIGFORK ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
437
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.0% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Bigfork Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 50
Proficiency in Reading 44 50
Proficiency in Math 44 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 47
Proficiency in Reading 82 49
Proficiency in Math 52 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 47
Proficiency in Reading 84 54
Proficiency in Math 44 40

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 45
Proficiency in Reading 64 51
Proficiency in Math 44 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.96
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.37
AVG FOR STATE 13.99
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 61 14.0%
Grade 1 59 13.5%
Grade 2 62 14.2%
Grade 3 65 14.9%
Grade 4 62 14.2%
Grade 5 63 14.4%
Grade 6 65 14.9%
Total 437 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.9% 91.3% 81.6%
Black 1.2% 0.9% 0.9%
Hispanic 5.3% 6.2% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.5% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 1.1% 11.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.6% 24.9% 29.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.7% 20.9% 23.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 4.0% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,963 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 45.3 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 12.9% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 18.2% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.6% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 34.9% 17.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,751 423,240
Single Parent Households With Children 2.9% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 93.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 31.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.2% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.7% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.4% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.7% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.7% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 8.5% 11.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,689 $3,310,998 61.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $534 $310,788 5.8%
Staff $270 $157,140 2.9%
General Administration $294 $171,108 3.2%
School Administration $533 $310,206 5.7%
Operation $773 $449,886 8.3%
Transportation $574 $334,068 6.2%
Other $210 $122,220 2.3%
Total Support $3,187 $1,854,834 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $409 $238,038 4.4%
Total Expenditures $9,285 $5,403,870 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,522 $965,665,892 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $657 $97,213,465 5.2%
Staff $393 $58,197,300 3.1%
General Administration $348 $51,552,658 2.8%
School Administration $601 $88,958,364 4.8%
Operation $1,102 $163,126,420 8.8%
Transportation $523 $77,390,262 4.2%
Other $306 $45,293,842 2.4%
Total Support $3,929 $581,757,831 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,074 $307,152,026 16.6%
Total Expenditures $12,525 $1,854,576,037 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%